Freeware releaseThe game was released as freeware on March 20, 2009.
MiddlewareDark Ages used The PCX Programmer's Toolkit by Genus Microprogramming, a popular commercial graphics library of the time.
SharewareDark Ages was a shareware trilogy, with the first part freely released as shareware, and the second and third parts as commercial games. The three sections were called Prince of Destiny, The Undead Kingdom, and Dungeons of Doom respectively
SoundDark Ages was the first shareware game to support the FM music/sound synthesis of the Adlib and Sound Blaster cards.
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